Positive Parenting from Two Homes Program

Positive Parenting from Two Homes is a cost-free program that provides information to parents who are separating, divorcing, or parenting from two homes.

What do parents learn in the program?

Parents learn to understand their own feelings and their children’s needs during program information sessions. They also learn about developing a business-like relationship with the other parent. Individual situations are not discussed but facilitators are available during breaks and at the end of sessions for one-on-one consultations. Confidentiality is maintained during the sessions and consultations.

How are the sessions delivered?

Information sessions are presented as two 3 hour sessions (one week apart) by trained facilitators.

What topics are discussed?

  • Positive Parenting
  • Managing and Reducing Conflict
  • Parents' Experience of Separation
  • Children's Experience of Separation
  • What Children Need
  • Developmental Ages and Stages of children
  • Making Decisions
  • Parenting Plans
  • Mediation
  • How to Develop a Business-like Relationship with the Other Parent
  • Family Violence
  • Legal Information
  • Other People in Children's Lives

Where is the program offered?

Programs are offered in various locations across the province. Call (902) 368-4333 or toll-free at 1-877-203-8828 for more information.

Who can take this program?

If you are in the process of separating or divorcing, or if you are co-parenting from two separate homes, you may be eligible for this program. Program coordinators screen participants for the program and ensure that your co-parent is not in the same group.

How do I apply?

Call (902) 368-4333 or toll-free at 1-877-203-8828 to register for the program.

Is there a fee for this program?

There is no fee.

Who can I contact for more information?

Positive Parenting from Two Homes Program
Family Law Centre (Charlottetown)
Phone: (902) 368-4333
Toll-free: 1-877-203-8828

Published date: 
September 20, 2015
Justice and Public Safety

General Inquiries

Family Law Section
Honourable C.R. McQuaid Family Law Centre
1 Harbourside Access Road
Phone: 902-368-6940
Fax - 902-368-6934